bela

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Catalan[edit]

Verb[edit]

bela

  1. third-person singular present indicative form of belar
  2. second-person singular imperative form of belar

Esperanto[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Common Romance, from Latin bellus.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (file)
  • IPA(key): /ˈbela/
  • Hyphenation: be‧la
  • Rhymes: -ela

Adjective[edit]

bela (accusative singular belan, plural belaj, accusative plural belajn)

  1. beautiful, pretty
    • 1907, Filipina Esperantisto, Volumes 1-2,[1]:
      Kiaj belaj estas ĝiaj altaj montoj tute kovritaj de kreskaĵoj!
      How beautiful are its tall mountains completely covered with plants!
    • 1915, L. L. Zamenhof (translator), Malnova Testamento, Genezo 12:14.
      Kaj kiam Abram venis Egiptujon, la Egiptoj vidis, ke la virino estas tre bela.
      And when Abram came to Egypt, the Egyptians saw that the woman was very beautiful.
    Antonym: malbela

Derived terms[edit]


Ido[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Esperanto belaFrench beauItalian belloSpanish belo, from Latin bellus.

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

bela

  1. beautiful

Antonyms[edit]

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Indonesian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Malay bela, probably from Sanskrit वेला (velā, point, time, end).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /bɛ.la/
  • Hyphenation: bèla

Verb[edit]

bela

  1. to look after (used in the form membela)

Derived terms[edit]

Further reading[edit]


Italian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

bela

  1. inflection of belare:
    1. third-person singular present indicative
    2. second-person singular imperative

Anagrams[edit]


Kurdish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Arabic بَلَاء(balāʾ).

Noun[edit]

bela ?

  1. affliction

Mirandese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Vulgar Latin *vela, from the plural of Latin velum.

Noun[edit]

bela f (plural belas)

  1. (nautical) sail
  2. sail, blade of a windmill
  3. spark plug

Northern Sotho[edit]

Verb[edit]

bela

  1. to boil

Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Verb[edit]

bela

  1. simple past of belegge

Old Occitan[edit]

Adjective[edit]

bela

  1. feminine singular of bel

Portuguese[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

bela

  1. Feminine singular of adjective belo.

Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From bèlot, belȍt.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /bêla/
  • Hyphenation: be‧la

Noun[edit]

bȅla f (Cyrillic spelling бе̏ла)

  1. belote

Adjective[edit]

bela

  1. inflection of beo:
    1. feminine nominative/vocative singular
    2. indefinite masculine/neuter genitive singular
    3. indefinite animate masculine accusative singular
    4. neuter nominative/accusative/vocative plural

References[edit]

  • bela” in Hrvatski jezični portal

Swazi[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From -ba +‎ -ela.

Verb[edit]

-béla

  1. to steal from

Inflection[edit]

This verb needs an inflection-table template.


Turkish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Arabic بَلَاء(balāʾ). Cognate with Azerbaijani bəla.

Noun[edit]

bela (definite accusative belayı, plural belalar)

  1. affliction, trouble

Declension[edit]

Inflection
Nominative bela
Definite accusative belayı
Singular Plural
Nominative bela belalar
Definite accusative belayı belaları
Dative belaya belalara
Locative belada belalarda
Ablative beladan belalardan
Genitive belanın belaların
Possessive forms
Singular Plural
1st singular belam belalarım
2nd singular belan belaların
3rd singular belası belaları
1st plural belamız belalarımız
2nd plural belanız belalarınız
3rd plural belaları belaları
Predicative forms
Singular Plural
1st singular belayım belalarım
2nd singular belasın belalarsın
3rd singular bela
beladır
belalar
belalardır
1st plural belayız belalarız
2nd plural belasınız belalarsınız
3rd plural belalar belalardır

Volapük[edit]

Noun[edit]

bela

  1. genitive singular of bel